January 1: Año Nuevo (New Year's Day)
January 6: Epiphany
March 19: St. Joseph
March/April: Semana Santa (Holy Week or Easter) - Though celebrated throughout the country, Popayán has many lavish processionals and celebrations and even an international music festival.
May 1: Labor Day
June 29: SS Peter and Paul
July 13-17: Virgen Del Carmen Festival in Villa de Leiva
July 20: Independence Day
August 7: Battle of Boyacá
August 15: Assumption
October 12: Día de la Raza (Columbus Day)
November 1: All Saints' Day
November 11: Independence of Cartagena - All through the second week of the month there are celebrations with lavish masks and costumes, dancing, local music, and contests.
December 8: Immaculate Conception
December 25: Christmas Day
December 25-January 3: Fair - Located in Cali, this is a celebration with bullfights, horse parades, masquerades, and sporting events.
December 31: New Year's Eve